Who we are
|A family business|
Founded in 1976, POK® has built its brand worldwide on its know-how and the quality of its products. POK is now one of the most established and recognized European manufacturer in firefighting equipment. Over the last 40 years, our teams have shown their commitment to product innovation, quality of service and customer satisfaction with the sole purpose to provide the tools and solutions to the firefighters who are saving lives. This is the POK ethos.
POK represents a turnover of approximately €17M, selling over 300,000 products each year of which nearly 60% are exported. Nowadays, as well developing products or technologies for fire brigades; POK also creates specialist solutions for the oil and gas or nuclear industries but also other sectors such as: aerospace, shipbuilding, recycling, building, transport and of course the Armed Forces.
POK has full end-to-end control of its product lifecycle: Design, Transformation, Assembly, Testing, Storing and Shipping. Each production process is being supported by a strong collaborative approach between our technical and service teams to manufacture a wide range of products to the highest standards (cf. Certifications) without compromising on “tailor-made” products designed to meet specific customer needs.
POK and its entities are based on an exceptional park of 7,000m² in Nogent-sur-Seine, France where 100+ employees are dedicated to assemble and market the company’s products.
Within POK’s product development department, 10 highly skilled-engineers work continuously to bring new prototypes onto the market.
POK benefits from one of the most advanced manufacturing sites in its industry that is fully equipped with a fleet of 24 CNC machines producing more than 600,000 parts per year.
Our factory is coupled with a uniquely designed test area to guarantee the required level of product performance and ensure users’ safety: 100% of all hand nozzles and more than 95% of the POK products are tested before shipment.
Each year, over one hundred new products are integrated into the existing catalogue offering over 4,000 items ranging from hand nozzles, motorized monitors, hose reels, foam equipment, towable units but also a wide selection of coupling…etc.